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'We will no longer tolerate an assumption too widely held across the arts in the past - that artistic excellence is somehow a substitute for proper management or that sound financing is somehow too vulgar to be a concern . . . In the new era, no one should kid themselves that the Arts Council will be a soft touch.' Arts Council chairman Gerry Robinson. Guardian, 15.10.98

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